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Plateau 'du roi' of the second size, gobelet 'Hébert' et soucoupe of the second size and pot à sucre
  • Tea Service
  • Plateau 'du roi' of the second size, gobelet 'Hébert' et soucoupe of the second size and pot à sucre
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • André-Vincent Vielliard (1717 - 1790), Painter
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1758
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • Tray, C384, Size: 24.9 x 17.5 cm
    Cup, C385, Height: 6.4 cm
    Saucer, C385, Diameter: 13.2 cm
    Sugar bowl and cover, C386, Diameter: 9.6 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls enclosing 'F' the date letter for 1758 - 1759 Painted
    Painter's mark: For André-Vincent Vielliard Painted
    Incised mark: 'FP'
    Incised mark: 'DU'
    Incised mark: '3'
    Incised mark: 'I'
  • C384-6
  • Back State Room
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  • Tea service decorated with a green ground and painted in white reserves with children in landscapes. The green border of the tray is gilded with flowers; the reserves of the other pieces are edged with cartouches of flowers, leaves, scrolls and a variety of trellis-work.